An intelligence officer of the National Bureau of Investigation was arrested after attempting to take over the case of his apprehended uncle.
Makati police identified the apprehended NBI personnel as Intelligence Officer 1 Monakiram Batabor Jr.
The police said that Batabor insisted on taking the case of his uncle Manjale Currie, who was among the eight suspects caught during a buy-bust operation on Monday, August 13, in Brgy. Guadalupe Nuevo, Makati City.
Batobar faces charges for obstruction of Justice and for violating Republic Act No. 3019, also known as the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act.